Study at Arkansas State University Main CampusArkansas State University (ASU) is a four year public school, located in Jonesboro. It was established in 1909. ASU is the main campus of the Arkansas State University system. The school has on-campus housing available for more than 2, 400 students. ASU is fully accredited by the Higher Learning Commission as well as 18 specialized accrediting organizations. It is regionally accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (NCACHE). It offers Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees and Doctorate degrees. Arkansas State University belongs to the Sun Belt Conference. The university offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, baseball, track and other sports. The Cooper Alumni Center of ASU offers a venue for all alumni to visit and reunite.
Profile of Arkansas State University Main CampusThe main campus of Arkansas State is in State University, AR (a small city). The school is a public school. Arkansas State offers degrees up to the Doctoral degree.
Arkansas State Selectivity
The school does not accept everyone who applies.
Arkansas State offers tenure to reward and retain some professors.
In 2007, the school had 11, 130 enrolled students.
Student athletes at Arkansas State belong to the Sun Belt Conference for major sports. The school reports its educational mission is:
"Arkansas State University educates leaders, enhances intellectual growth and enriches lives. "
Arkansas State Programs and Degrees
Contact: Arkansas StateArkansas State University Main Campus
|General Category||General Category||Most Common Majors |
|Education and Teaching||421||early childhood education, middle school teaching, elementary/middle school admin, physical education teaching, social science teaching, gifted and talended education, English teaching, business teaching, . . . |
|Business and Management||344||business management, finance, accounting, marketing, MIS, international business, managerial economics|
|Nursing and Emergency Medicine||263||registered nursing, nurse anesthetist, licensed practical nurse, EMT paramedic|
|Liberal Arts||227||general studies, history, political science, speech and rhetoric, English, sociology, area and Cultural studies, Spanish language, . . . |
|Medical Support and Technology||142||radiation therapist, clinical lab tech, audiology and speech pathology, speech pathology|
|Therapy and Counselling||105||psychology, physical therapist assistant, physical therapy, Counselling psychology|
|Media||86||journalism, radio and television, communication and journalism|
|Family and Social Work||68||social work, public administration, child care management|
|Nutrition and Exercise Therapy||54||sports and fitness management, exercise science, health and physical education, athletic trainer|
|Security and Law Enforcement||51||criminology, criminal justice and police, criminal justice and safety, criminal justice and administration|
|Agricultural Science and Management||49||agricultural operations|
|Engineering Technician||46||engineering technician, electronics tech|
|Computer Science and Engineering||35||data processing tech, computer and info science|
|Mechanics and Repair||32||HVAC, autobody repair, automobile mechanics|
|office and Administration||17||administrative assistant|
|Conservation and Resource Management||13||wildlife management, environmental science, environmental studies|
|Landscaping and Horticulture||13||plant sciences|
|Religion and Philosophy||12||philosophy|
|Beauty and Cosmetology||11||cosmetology|
|Art Studies||10||art studies|
|Music||9||music performance, music|
|Animal Science and Care||9||animal science|
|Photography and Commercial Art||8||commercial art|
|Drama and Performing Arts||8||drama|
|Medicine||1||health professions, gerontology|
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